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In case you need more mecha in your life this new year, then this could be the game for you. Toge Productions, the talented devs behind such games as the upcoming Coffee Talk 2, has announced the mecha tactics game Kriegsfront Tactics for the PC via Steam. We’re partly freaking out because it reminds us of another mecha favorite of ours from the ’90s called Front Mission, so this would certainly catch the attention of strategy fans out there and would actually be perfect for the Nintendo Switch. https://twitter.com/kriegsfront/status/1483001524242743297 Kriegsfront Tactics Overview Check out the overview of the game below: AboutKriegsfront Tactics is a procedural turn-based mecha tactics for military sim fans where we combine elements from classic tactical strategy games, roguelikes, and lowpoly retro-style visuals.Set in alternate 1970s during an era of conflict in Southeast Asia, you’ll play as a commander of a mecha squad sent behind enemy lines. Manage…

Any Dreamcast babies in the house? There’s a pretty good chance that if you had a Dreamcast back in the day, you’ve played Yu Suzuki’s Shenmue, the much-hyped 1999 release. Whether the game was good or not is something we’ll let the players decide, but you’ll be glad to know that an anime is coming to Adult Swim and Crunchyroll next month! Premiering on February 5, the anime will be available in North America via the aforementioned channels. The Shenmue anime voice cast includes Austin Tindle as Ryo Hazuki, Scott Gibs as Lan Di, Natalie Rial as Shenhua, and Cat Thomas as Nozomi Haraski. https://twitter.com/adultswim/status/1483937427530027008 Related – Apart from Shenmue, Scott Pilgrim is also getting an anime! Directed by Chikara Sakurai of One Punch Man Season 2 fame, this 13-episode series will have animation produced by Telecom Animation (Lupin III, Sengoku Basara). Are you interested in watching the upcoming anime…

Dying Light 2 Stay Human is seeing a release on February 4 for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, and PC, but unfortunately for Nintendo Switch players looking forward to some zombie parkour action, you’ll have to wait much longer as the cloud version of the game has been delayed. Techland announced this delay via a press release, saying that Dying Light 2 Stay Human Cloud Version will be delayed with no new release date in mind, only a vague “within six months from the original date” window. Techland points out that “quality matters” and they will be using the extra time to “provide fans with the gaming experience at the level they deserve.” You can check out snippets of the statement below: Techland today announces that the Nintendo Switch version of Dying Light 2 Stay Human (Cloud Version), previously planned for release on February 4, 2022, has been moved to…

Ahead of its highly-anticipated launch next month, Sony and Guerrilla Games have unveiled the story trailer for Horizon Forbidden West, telling the dangers Aloy will have to face along her journey. Not only that, the trailer also introduces new characters, including a certain familiar face you may know from a popular series. Horizon Forbidden West Stars Carrie-Anne Moss and Angela Bassett According to an interview with Geek Culture, Narrative Director Ben McCaw revealed that Carrie-Anne Moss (The Matrix) is playing the role of Tilda, who you can see towards the tail-end of the trailer. Not much was said about her character, but it was mentioned that “She’s a very mysterious character with a special relationship with the ancient past.” Not only that, as per Game Informer, Angela Bassett (Black Panther) will be playing the role of Regalla, saying that she will be one of the primary antagonists in the game…

Gravity Game Hub has announced that Ragnarok Online Ascendance is now accepting pre-registrations for players from the Philippines, Singapore, and Malaysia. In celebration of this momentous occasion, Gravity Game Hub is giving players a bunch of in-game rewards everytime a pre-registration milestone is met, with prizes ranging from gaming chairs, to laptops, and even various in-game items. Ragnarok Online Ascendance Events For the Philippines, players can look forward to Community Assembly 2022 – a series of upcoming regional promotions where Players, Guilds and Cosplayers can tune-in to an exciting livestream from the comfort of their homes for a chance to win exciting prizes. There will also be a Facebook Like and Share event, where players will simply have to Like and Share the official RO GGH Facebook Page for a chance to win prizes worth up to $4,000. Related – Ragnarok Online set to launch Q1 2022 Players looking forward…

In case you somehow missed the news that Microsoft is set to acquire Activision Blizzard for an obscene amount of money, now you do! It will certainly cause quite the stir, and will frankly change how things will operate moving forward. No no, Microsoft isn’t buying just Activision, nor just Blizzard or even just a couple of franchises. Microsoft is buying everything, adding more studios to their already vaunted lineup. Of course, an acquisition of this magnitude will certainly ruffle some feathers, but above that, we’ll be finding some franchises and IP’s shift homes once the ink is dry on the deal. Imagine Crash and Spyro now wearing Microsoft colors? Who would have thought! List Of Activision Blizzard IP’s To Be Owned By Microsoft Thankfully, VGC has compiled a handy list of all the IP’s that will be under Microsoft’s property sooner or later, and the list is massive as…

In what could be somewhat of a shock, or a treat depending on who you ask, the Italian Senate got quite the rude awakening as somehow, a videobomber (is that even a term?) managed to invade the senate Zoom meeting and proceeded to show Final Fantasy VII Icon Tifa Lockhart in compromising positions for an extended period of time. I believe the proper term for it is “getting banged”. Final Fantasy VII Tifa Video Shown On Senate Meeting The video, which we will not show for obvious reasons, was broadcast just before Physics Nobel Prize winner Giorgio Parisi was about to be introduced. As you can imagine, the next 30 seconds were some of the most awkward moments you’ll ever see, as the technical team handling the meeting scrambled to fix the situation. Before they managed to get things under control, the hijacker by the name of Alex Spence was…

Update: Konami has now announced that the game should now be available for all players! Original: Without a specific release date, Konami has decided to drop Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel, a free-to-play card game that is now available to download for the PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series, Switch, and PC. Announced for a Winter release, fans can look forward to battling it out with the best out there, but you can’t access the game just yet as you will be met with a server maintenance announcement. Since no official statement has been made by Konami just yet, we can hopefully expect to hear from them sooner rather than later if the game is already downloadable. Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Download Links You can start downloading the game from the links below: PlayStation (US)PlayStation (SG)PlayStation (HK)XboxSwitchPC (Steam) Yu-Gi-Oh! Master Duel Features The game takes the iconic card game, which spans over 10,000…

On top of the already stellar lineup for January, Microsoft has announced that Xbox Game Pass is adding some more superb titles into the mix, cementing what is a fantastic month for subscribers of the service. Highlights for this batch of additions include the wonderful Death’s Door, the Hitman Trilogy, and even Rainbow Six Extraction. Other titles like Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Anniversary Edition and Nobody Saves The World are definite must-plays. Xbox Game Pass January 2022 Check out the list of incoming titles below: Danganronpa: Trigger Happy Havoc Anniversary Edition (Cloud, Console, and PC)Death’s Door (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – January 20Hitman Trilogy (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – January 20Pupperazzi (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – January 20Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Extraction (Cloud, Console, and PC) – January 20Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege: Deluxe Edition (PC) – January 20Windjammers 2 (Cloud, Console, and PC) ID@Xbox – January 20Taiko no Tatsujin: The Drum Master (Console and PC) – January 27 What do you think of…

It’s been a while since we last heard about what The Cuphead Show has been up to, but we won’t have to wait too long until it’s out because Netflix has announced that the animated show will premiere on February 18, 2022. The 12-episode season will surely draw views thanks to its lovable characters and distinct art style, although we shudder to think about how prospective players may find the game after watching the show, considering it is one of the tougher games out there. https://twitter.com/NetflixGeeked/status/1483454189112107008 Related – Apart from The Cuphead Show, Netflix is reportedly developing a Scott Pilgrim anime. Are you excited to watch the show next month?

In a surprising announcement that’s set to shake the gaming landscape again, Microsoft has announced that they are set to acquire Activision Blizzard, ultimately owning such marquee franchises like Call of Duty, Warcraft, Candy Crush, Tony Hawk, Diablo, Overwatch, Spyro, Hearthstone, Guitar Hero, Crash Bandicoot, StarCraft and much more. The announcement was made just moments ago by the man himself, Phil Spencer, saying that “We are incredibly excited to have the chance to work with the amazing, talented, dedicated people across Activision Publishing, Blizzard Entertainment, Beenox, Demonware, Digital Legends, High Moon Studios, Infinity Ward, King, Major League Gaming, Radical Entertainment, Raven Software, Sledgehammer Games, Toys for Bob, Treyarch and every team across Activision Blizzard.” Spencer also points out that “we will offer as many Activision Blizzard games as we can within Xbox Game Pass and PC Game Pass, both new titles and games from Activision Blizzard’s incredible catalog.” Phil Spencer…

You’ve played both Judgment and Lost Judgment but still can’t get enough of Takayuki Yagami and his detective skills? There’s some news swirling about that there are unconfirmed reports of Lost Judgment getting a live-action TV Series, which could satisfy your fix for more of Sega’s action-adventure game. According to Japanese publication Nikkan Gendai (via Kotaku), Lost Judgment is reportedly the basis for an upcoming TV adaptation for Asahi Television and while it hasn’t been officially announced yet, the show already has a temporary title – Sabakarezaru or “The Unjudged”. Interestingly, as Kotaku further points out, the full Japanese title of the game is Lost Judgment: Sabakarezaru Kioku or “Unjudged Memory”, hence the temporary title of the upcoming TV series. Related – Read Our Lost Judgment Review The Nikkan Gendai report further notes that Takuya Kimura, the voice behind Judgment’s Takayuki Yagami, will be “moving forward” with the TV series, despite…

It’s quite interesting to see that we’re in a time where you can be playing God of War, even Monster Hunter for that matter, on a PC. Some bad boys out there are even using an Xbox controller while playing. The latest games from the each of these respective franchises have had fantastic PC ports released just this month and based on the numbers, they’ve encountered renewed life in terms of players enjoying the game. God Of War Peak Concurrent Players According to SteamDB, both God of War and Monster Hunter Rise ended last week as the top 2 sellers on Steam, indicating massive interest in both titles. God of War, in particular, saw its peak concurrent players at around 73,529, making it the highest number across any of Sony’s PC releases, including both Horizon Zero Dawn and Days Gone. In fact, God of War is sitting at 14,151 positive…

First announced during Masahiro Sakurai’s Sora reveal, Square Enix has announced that the series, which consists of Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5+2.5, 2.8, and III will be coming to the Nintendo Switch on February 10. Take note though that these are cloud versions of the game, so there are more considerations than usual despite the clamor for the series. Kingdom Hearts Series Price and Demo In case you’re on the fence, free demos are available through the links below: KH HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIXKH HD 2.8 Final Chapter PrologueKH III + Re Mind KH HD 1.5 + 2.5 will be priced at $39.99 ($31.99 discounted launch price), KH HD 2.8 at $49.99 ($39.99 discounted launch price), and KH III at $49.99 ($39.99 discounted launch price). There will also be an all-in-on “Integrum Masterpiece”, which is a collection of all 3 games and will be priced at $89.99 ($71.99 discounted launch…

Initially scheduled to hit early access on January 26, 2022, Secret 6 has announced that their upcoming FPS title Project Xandata will shift its release schedule to March 22, 2022, being hit with a 2-month delay. The announcement was made by Secret 6 on their social media channels, saying that the delay was due to the effects brought about by the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, prioritizing the health and safety of the team. On top of this, certain optimization issues turned out to be bigger than expected, so this extra time will definitely help out the team smooth out the kinks from open beta that will result in “an experience befitting modern FPS titles.” https://twitter.com/ProjectXandata/status/1483023796089016321 Project Xandata Early Access Details Come early access, the game will include the following: 3 Classes AgentMarksmanJuggernaut 4 Game Modes SkirmishCorruptionOverchargeFree For All 9 Weapons Amorsolo (Precision Pistol)Askal (Submachine Gun)Ironbark (Marksman Rifle)Splinter (Burst Rifle)Favorhouse CC (Sniper…